May 19, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Inaugural jury appreciation event scheduled in district courtroom

A free jury appreciation breakfast is scheduled Monday from 8-9 a.m. More...

BRIEFLY

CITY COUNCIL APPLICATIONS   The city of Lampasas is seeking applications for the unexpired term of council member, Place 4.  More...

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Deaths

Mr. Rodriguez

Rodolfo R. Rodriguez, 70, of Lampasas died May 14, 2017 at the V.A. Hospital in Temple.  Rosary was recited May 18 at Sneed Funeral Chapel.  Mass of Christian burial will be May 19 at 11 a.m. at St. More...

News

Kempner mayor, City Council members take oath of office

Kempner City Secretary Lisa Campanella, left, administers the oath of office to Mayor Carolyn Crane during a called meeting of the Kempner City Council on Tuesday. More...

Riata Roundup features variety of rodeo events, vendors

Colt Carlisle, the winner of the freestyle bull fighting competition on Saturday, moves quickly to avoid the bull’s horns as the animal closes in on him. More...

Early-morning crash at Kline Whitis Elementary

The Kline Whitis Elementary playground fence along Samac Lane sustained damage in a crash Thursday about 7:15 a.m. More...

Agribusiness

Cattle raisers association offers free Ranch Gathering

The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association will hold a Ranch Gathering on Thursday from 5:30-8 p.m. at the Hostess House, 1406 South U.S. More...

Students selected to attend Boys State

American Legion Post 277 of Lampasas has selected seven Lampasas High School students to attend the 2017 American Legion Boys State. The citizenship and government program will be June 11-16 at The University of Texas at Austin. More...

New mayor Misti Talbert will begin her term Monday

Misti Talbert's two-year term as mayor will begin officially on Monday.  The council will meet in a special session Monday at 5:30 p.m. in Council Chambers, 405 S. Main St., so Mrs. Talbert and Delana Toups can take the oath of office. Mrs. More...

Life

High school secretary retires after 30 years in the district

Lampasas High School principal’s secretary Linda Null is retiring June 30, which will mark a big change in the school’s personnel.  Mrs. More...

High school graduation ceremony set

Commencement exercises for the Lampasas High School Class of 2017 will be held May 26 at 7:30 p.m. at Badger Stadium, 201 East Avenue B. More...

School parades book characters

Chloe Branum high-fives kindergarten students during the Kline Whitis Elementary School Character Day parade. She was dressed as Thing 2 from the popular Dr. Seuss book, “How Do You Do? More...

Sports

Andrews dominates for 15th state golf crown

Lady Badgers finish fifth at UIL championship, behind West Texas dynasty

Monday’s round at the state golf tournament did not do justice to the kind of team Lampasas is. The Lady Badgers opened the 36-hole event at Slick Rock Golf Course with their second-highest score of the season: 380.  More...

Wilkins will compete solo in state golf tournament

Coach Justin Schulze has led a golf team to state all four years he has been in Lampasas, but now he is taking an individual qualifier for the first time.  Morris Wilkins, a senior, advanced to next week’s 4A state tournament at Apple Rock More...

Tennis finals scheduled today

Cassidy Gillis serves during girls’ doubles competition at the regional tennis tournament in April. Gillis and Nora Lawson were scheduled to begin their state quarterfinal doubles match on Thursday. More...